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A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Basal Cell Carcinoma

A malignant epithelial neoplasm comprised of abnormal germinative keratinocytes analogous to those of the embryonic folliculo-sebaceous-apocrine unit, manifesting as a papule or nodule, which may erode or ulcerate (i.e.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Squamous Cell Carcinoma

A malignant neoplasm of keratinocytes that when present as a keratotic macule or papule on skin damaged badly by sunlight is referred to as solar keratosis.

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Basal Cell Carcinoma

…papule or nodule, which may erode or ulcerate (i.e. “rodent ulcer” or “trichoblastic carcinoma”). Several subtypes of basal cell carcinoma are relatively well-defined with regards to strict clinicopathologic correlation; namely, nodular,…

Therapeutic Strategies in Dermatology

Basal Cell Carcinoma

…papule or nodule, which may erode or ulcerate (i.e. “rodent ulcer” or “trichoblastic carcinoma”). Several subtypes of basal cell carcinoma are relatively well-defined with regards to strict clinicopathologic correlation; namely, nodular,…

A Clinical Atlas of 101 Common Skin Diseases

Squamous Cell Carcinoma

…sms for various types of superficial squamous cell carcinoma. Very episodically, neoplastic cells of those types of squamous cell carcinoma proliferate wildly, and the primary neoplasm then consists of aggregations that extend throughout the dermis…

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Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma

…sms for various types of superficial squamous cell carcinoma. Very episodically, neoplastic cells of those types of squamous cell carcinoma proliferate wildly, and the primary neoplasm then consists of aggregations that extend throughout the dermis…

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Histiocytosis X/Langerhans Cell Histiocytoses

…sms for various types of superficial squamous cell carcinoma. Very episodically, neoplastic cells of those types of squamous cell carcinoma proliferate wildly, and the primary neoplasm then consists of aggregations that extend throughout the dermis…

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Basal Cell Carcinoma: References

References Basset-Seguin N, Hauschild A, Grob JJ, et al. Vismodegib in patients with advanced basal cell carcinoma (STEVIE): a pre-planned interim analysis of an international, open label trial. Lancet Oncol. 2015; 16(6): 725-736. doi:…

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Basal Cell Carcinoma: Initial Evaluation

…in a fibromyxoid stroma. Retraction artifact between the basaloid nodules and stroma can aid in the diagnosis. Nodular basal cell carcinoma: Pearly papules with exaggerated telangiectasias and central ulceration within. Superficial basal cell

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Basal Cell Carcinoma: Treatment

…hese have become the standard of care: Vismodegib Hedgehog inhibitor for the treatment of advanced local or metastatic basal cell carcinoma. Vismodegib is FDA-approved for the treatment of adults with metastatic basal cell carcinoma or with locally…

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Melanoma: Initial Evaluation

…d raised areas (where the melanoma is arising). Malignant melanoma, metastatic Differential Diagnosis Melanocytic nevi Basal cell carcinoma, especially pigmented variants of basal cell carcinoma. Amelanotic (non-pigmented) melanoma may also…

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Extramammary Paget’s/Paget’s Disease: Overview

…tract, or lower GI tract (extramammary Paget’s). Mammary Paget’s is almost always associated with an underlying carcinoma. The data on extramammary Paget’s are less clear, but between 25% and 50% have an associated carcinoma. A…

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